The fifth annual HONK! Festival, featuring activist brass bands (they play and march at political demonstrations) descended upon Somerville and Cambridge, MA this past weekend (October 8.9. and 10, 2010). Correspondent Chuck U. Rosina has our report. Topics: omb, open media boston, Honk, marching bands, activism., somerville, cambridge
This color film shows people and places in the town of Lumberton, North Carolina, filmed as part of H. Lee Waters "Movies of Local People" project. Places shown include McLellan's; Sugar's Men's Shop; McLeod Motors Inc.; Williams' Laundry and Dry Cleaners; Carolina Theater; McDuffie Furniture Company; S. F. Caldwell and Company Hardware; Hedgepeth Drugs. The film includes footage of the Lumberton High School Marching Band, and aerial views of Lumberton taken from a plane. This item... Topics: City & town life, Students, Schools, Aerial views, Marching bands
John I. Burton High School marching band and flag corps practicing. Video begins with a flag corps practice performance and continues with an interview with flag corps captain Laura Hopkins. A scene of the full band practicing on the football field follows the interview. Performance includes the song "Those Were the Days My Friend" and several others. Video continues with several solo improvised flag and rifle routines by Jimmy ? and Chase Mullins and concludes with a personal message... Topics: Norton (Va.), Wise County (Va.), public access television, marching bands
Silent color film that features a parade and the USCGC McCulloch - a motor torpedo boat tender - on the U.S. Coast Guard Appreciation Day. Film includes Governor Robert W. Scott, Jane Davenport (Miss Morehead City) the West Carteret High School marching band, USCG Admiral Paul Trimble, This item was digitized as part of the Digital Public Library of America Hubs Pilot, a project supported by the Digital Public Library of America with funding provided by the John S. and James L. Knight... Topics: Marching bands, Parades & processions, Flag bearers, Floats (Parades), Ships, Dogs, Fighter...